YOUR STORY PLAYS HERE
Home » Categories » Cablecast

Retranscoding a VOD file in Cablecast 5.2 and above

Summary

Cablecast 5.2.0 changes the process for retranscoding files.

Applies to

  • Cablecast 5.2.0+

Symptoms

  • Deleting a .wmv file from the VOD server's content directory no longer causes the file to be retranscoded.

Cause

Cablecast 5.2.0 includes completely redesigned VOD functionality.  As part of this redesign, a new feature was added which allows shows to be retranscoded from within the Cablecast Web User Interface.

Resolution

In order to retranscode a file in Cablecast 5.2.0+:

  1. Navigate to Main Menu : Video On Demand 
  2. Enter the show's ShowID in the search box, such as '12345'
  3. Click Search 
  4. Click on the show in the left column
  5. Click the Retranscode button.
0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
  • Icon PDFExport to PDF
  • Icon MS-WordExport to MS Word
Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Contact information not being saved for automatic database back ups
Viewed 1765 times since Mon, Oct 6, 2014
how do I setup a network share for a SxPlayerCM control module?
Viewed 1112 times since Wed, Apr 27, 2016
Show does not appear in the Show Bin when adding it from the Show Record
Viewed 1565 times since Mon, Oct 6, 2014
Streaming in HD & Cable Provider in SD
Viewed 652 times since Tue, Sep 5, 2017
Your public web site can look as awesome as Tighty.TV’s public web site
Viewed 7236 times since Mon, Dec 22, 2014
Error message is useless when Cablecast fails to delete a file from within Digital File Management
Viewed 1415 times since Mon, Sep 29, 2014
playback of H264 content is stuttering in Cablecast
Viewed 1147 times since Fri, Sep 2, 2016
How are Categories Handled by the XList Export Functionallity?
Viewed 1224 times since Thu, Mar 24, 2016
Cablecast 5.2.12 is Released
Viewed 1005 times since Fri, Oct 30, 2015